Senior Project Manager  (JP4258)

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Date Posted: 05-15-2018
Job Title: Senior Project Manager  (JP4258)
Location: Thousand Oaks,CA
Employment Type: Contract
Duration: 12 months with likely extensions
Business Unit: Supply Chain
 
3Key Consulting is looking for a Senior Project Manager for a leading, international pharmaceutical company headquartered in Thousand Oaks, CA
 
 
Position Specific Tasks 
Supply Chain - Operational Excellence LACAN sub region 
Identifies, coordinates, leads and ensure completion OE improvement initiatives across the IC SC region 
Represents IC SC region on OE cross-functional initiatives ensuring alignment GSC OE team. 
Supports and develops robust business cases to support key OE initiatives across the region. 
Ownership of monthly reporting dashboards and presentations. 
Supports harmonization of metrics initiatives and develops new KPIs to ensure continuous improvement in the IC region and owner of OE metrics 
Supports and performs specific analysis related to OE projects (e.g. benefits/ risks) and informs stakeholders and communicates requirements 
Provides support to other Intercontinental Supply Chain functions upon request (Planning, ROL, etc.) 
Ensures implementation of OE initiatives across the region by defining a carry out plan with the key stakeholders 
Responsible to ensure that IC SC strategy is implemented and tracked through the year. 
Responsible to track status and completion of regional/strategic goals. 
Project Portfolio & Project Management 
Definition of new projects for OE and responsible to establish and maintain full visibility of project resources and progress 
Creates and maintains an OE database/system and related project administration 
Presents information, analytics and recommendations to management and stakeholders. 
Seek and advice for solutions to complex problems during project management execution 
Maintains the project roadmap and associated templates and standards 
Understanding and application of principles, concepts, theories and standards of professional field 
Specialized knowledge within Supply Chain area 
Deepens knowledge through exposure and continuous learning 
Knowledge of related regulatory/industry considerations and compliance issues 

Minimum Requirements 
Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of directly related experience. 
High competence in lean manufacturing/six sigma concept/methodology, tools and analysis 
Six Sigma Green Belt 
Lean systems training and experience. 
5+ years’ experience in Project Management 
Fluent English (oral and written) 
Computer skills (office environment), especially PowerPoint, Excel and Word 
Knowledge of analyses and reporting techniques 
Strong interpersonal skills 
Strategic and tactical thinking 
Excellent oral and written communication skills 
Preferred Requirements 
People management skills 
Several years of program management experience 
Computer skills: MS Project, MS Visio 
Multilingual preferred, Spanish and Portuguese is a plus 
System knowledge; MS Project, MS Visio, Document Management Systems, SAP, Rapid Response 
Some Scientific knowledge is a plus
 

TOP MUST-HAVE SKILL SETS:
 
Manages Operational Excellence (OE) Initiatives ensuring timely implementation within the Intercontinental Supply Chain (IC SC) organization and ensuring alignment with the region Manages tools and techniques of project management / OE to ensure optimal execution of programs/projects and continuous improvement Ownership of OE related metrics and projects in IC SC region
 
 
DAY-TO-DAY RESPONSIBILITIES: Identifies, coordinates, leads and ensure completion OE improvement initiatives across the IC SC region Represents IC SC region on OE cross-functional initiatives ensuring alignment GSC OE team. Supports and develops robust business cases to support key OE initiatives across the region. Ownership of monthly reporting dashboards and presentations. Supports harmonization of metrics initiatives and develops new KPIs to ensure continuous improvement in the IC region and owner of OE metrics Supports and performs specific analysis related to OE projects (e.g. benefits/ risks) and informs stakeholders and communicates requirements Provides support to other Intercontinental Supply Chain functions upon request (Planning, ROL, etc.) Ensures implementation of OE initiatives across the region by defining a carry out plan with the key stakeholders Responsible to ensure that IC SC strategy is implemented and tracked through the year. Responsible to track status and completion of regional/strategic goals. Project Portfolio & Project Management Definition of new projects for OE and responsible to establish and maintain full visibility of project resources and progress Creates and maintains an OE database/system and related project administration Presents information, analytics and recommendations to management and stakeholders. Seek and advice for solutions to complex problems during project management execution Maintains the project roadmap and associated templates and standards
 
EMPLOYEE VALUE PROPOSITION: High visibility project and to know different countries businesses.
 
RED FLAGS: No Lean related training or experience No Project Management skills
 
INTERVIEW PROCESS: Phone and In person
 
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We invite qualified candidates to send your resume to resumes@3keyconsulting.com. If you decide that you’re not interested in pursuing this position, please feel free to look at other positions on our website www.3keyconsulting.com. You are welcome to also share this posting with anyone you think might be interested in applying for this role.**No Third-party Vendors Please**
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Regards,
 
3KC Talent Acquisition Team
 
 
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